Content outline:

This module presents the essential of the United Nation Convention on the Law Of the Sea (UNCLOS) related to hydrographic activities. It also comprise a description of contract in the framework of hydrographic data production.

  • UNCLOS, delimitations;
  • Liability of the Hydrographic Surveyor


The main learning outcomes of LAW are:

  1. Understand the legal aspects related to the work of the hydrographic surveyor (contractual considerations and legal liability)
  2. Describe the international legal framework in which the hydrographic survey takes place

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